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Just got my Edge 800 yesterday - Itching to use it now!!!! Doesnt have any local maps on though, so : what software to use?

 

Im not keen to pay R1299 for the Topo maps.

 

Anyone here use the Birdseye software? Or what other options are there?

 

Also, where can I search for maps that other people have ridden?

 

Thx!

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Thx Thug - had a look at the link. Seems very technical? Does it show the "maps" the same as Google earth?

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I have never used those maps on the 800 but used it on my old 705.

 

If you are a MTB'er have a look at http://openmtbmap.org/

 

Not too technical, you download the map and just replace the .IMG file on your garmin. There should be full instructions on what to do.

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